Emergency and Critical Care

Courses tagged with "Emergency and Critical Care"

CPR

Learn about CPR techniques, how to perform CPR and drugs commonly used in CPR situations.

Course Type:
Videocast lesson with quiz that should take up to 1 hour to complete

Features:
You have access to the course for 365 days
Includes downloadable resources
Complete a quiz to attain your certificate of achievement

CPD Points:
1 AVNAT | 1 AVA VetEd
Category: Clinical Skills

Crash Cart Organisation

What do you need in your crash cart? Why do you need it? Where should the crash cart be kept? Find out the answers and more in this course.

Course Type:
Videocast lessons that should take up to 1 hour to complete

Features:
You have access to the course for 365 days
Includes downloadable resources
Complete a quiz to attain your certificate of achievement

CPD Points:
1 AVNAT | 1 AVA VetEd | 0.5 NZVNA AVNP
Category: Clinical Skills

Surgical Preparation in the Emergency Setting

Getting the phone call and realising that you are going to have to perform emergency surgery on a patient can be stressful. As a veterinary nurse it is your role to ensure that all of the equipment is ready for initial diagnosis, stabilisation and subsequent surgery as well as supporting for and caring for the patient during this time. This course will cover how to recognise and assess emergency patients, prepare for their arrival and ensure you have all equipment ready to take them to theatre. By the end of this course you will be confident the next time you get that call!

Learning Outcomes: 

  • How to recognise an emergency surgical patient
  • How to stabilise patients prior to emergency surgery
  • How to prepare for emergency surgery

Course Type:

  • Interactive video lessons that should take up to 1 hour to complete

Features:

  • You will have access as part of an active ProSkills Course Subscription
  • You have access to the course for 365 days with individual course purchase
  • Complete quiz activities to attain your certificate of achievement

CPD Points:

  • 1 AVNAT CPD point

Category: Clinical Skills

Triage and Emergency Stabilisation

Learn exactly what triage is and which systems are used. How to administer triage over the phone and triage in the waiting room. Patient evaluation and examinations and possible solutions to some emergency ailments. The presenter discusses assessment and stabilisation of real cases to illustrate the learning.Learn exactly what triage is and which systems are used. How to administer triage over the phone and triage in the waiting room. Patient evaluation and examinations and possible solutions to some emergency ailments.

Learning outcomes

In this course you will learn:

  • The importance of triage and triage categories
  • Telephone triage.
  • Triage assessment.
  • Emergency stabilisation for major events, including pneumothorax, heat stroke and spinal fractures.

Course Type:

  • Videocast lessons that should take up to 1 hour to complete

Features:

  • You have access to the course 
    • For the duration of a ProSkills Subscription 
    • For 365 days (if purchased separately)
  • Includes downloadable resources
  • Complete a quiz to attain your certificate of achievement

CPD Points:

  • 2 AVNAT CPD Points

Category: Clinical Skills